Venezuelan Minister of Agriculture, Yvan Gil, met on Wednesday [5 August 2015] with representatives of Chinese company Yuan Longping High-Tech Agriculture Co. Ltd to assess cooperation agreements concerning crop production, livestock, fishing and vegetables. Gil met with Peng Guangjian, executive president of the Chinese firm, along with other representatives to discuss cooperation on increasing food production in the South American nation…Full Article: Xinhua Aug 2015
- The Chinese delegation, led by the founding president of Sany Group (heavy machinery manufacturing, Hunan province), was comprised of 11 companies.
- Established in 1999 and headquartered in Changsha, Hunan province, Long Ping High-Tech Agriculture produces and distributes specialized crop seeds. These include hybrid rice seeds, hybrid pepper, hybrid rape, hybrid corn, hybrid cotton, musk melon and vegetables. The company manages various subsidiaries including Hunan Longping High-tech Nongping Seeds, Hunan Xiangyan Seeds, Hunan Longping High-tech Cotton & Rape Seeds, Agrochemical Development Company, Hunan Nongwei Science and Technology, Hunan Kangyida Science and Technology, and Hunan Longke Agricultural Materials.